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Information regarding the Corona virus

Here you can find information about the measures the University of Groningen has taken with regard to the Corona virus.

The University of Groningen

If you are looking for a university with a long tradition of academic excellence, where you can develop your talents in a pleasant and international atmosphere, you will find it at the University of Groningen (in Dutch: Rijksuniversiteit Groningen or RUG).

Founded in 1614, the University of Groningen is one of the oldest research universities in Europe. Over 30,000 students are currently enrolled in more than 170 Bachelor's and Master's degree programmes.

As our students and staff come from the Netherlands and from at least 100 other countries, the University of Groningen is truly international and offers a perfect climate for scientific research, educational innovation and personal development.

General information about life at a Dutch University can be found in the Beginner's Guide to Dutch Academia.

More information about working, studying, arriving, living and research in the Netherlands can be found in the factcards and on The Netherlands and you.

Last modified:09 June 2020 12.17 p.m.